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Simple Salad Dressing Recipe

Simple Salad Dressing Recipe

"A friend created this mild and light dressing that's a snap to whip up with on-hand ingredients," says Joan Rose of Langley, British Columbia. "Whenever I serve it, someone asks for the recipe."
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 5 min. YIELD:8 servings


  • 1/2 cup olive oil
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 3 tablespoons cider vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon minced fresh parsley
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • Salad greens and vegetables of your choice


  • 1. Combine the first six ingredients in a jar with a tight-fitting lid; shake until blended. Store in the refrigerator. Shake before serving; drizzle over salad. Yield: about 1 cup.

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kimspacc User ID: 1340117 69587
Reviewed May. 25, 2014

"Next time, I would decrease the oil a bit. The parsley was a nice addition."

Darlene1022 User ID: 2615176 31448
Reviewed Oct. 3, 2012

"I omitted the parley and added 2 teaspoons of poppy seeds instead. I also added 1 tablespoon of dijon mustard. This is my husband's favorite salad dressing."

staceyjohnston User ID: 6395949 19306
Reviewed Jun. 23, 2012

"I make this all the time and everyone loves it. I just use less sugar than called for."

Mark3005 User ID: 6172500 24890
Reviewed May. 3, 2012

"I do love this Simple salad Dressing, and it is simple and quick, and has an excellent flavor. I've made it 3 times now and I'm glad I came across this one!"

jtate76 User ID: 3367119 27346
Reviewed Jan. 14, 2012

"way too sweet"

jsouba User ID: 1788691 19305
Reviewed Dec. 5, 2011

"very good, would definately make again, way better than boughten."

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